High Rate of Hypertension & Obesity in KZN Pupils

A study conducted by UKZN’s Professor Rajendra Bhimma and colleagues has established that prehypertension and hypertension are highly prevalent among Grade 12 learners in public schools. Titled: Prevalence of Primary Hypertension and Risk Factors in Grade 12 Learners in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN), the study also revealed a high incidence of obesity and overweight cases associated with […]

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